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Published by the Community Development Office of FRB Richmond, these publications profile community reinvestment opportunities, and programs and organizations that assist community and economic development projects.
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This issue includes a look at President Jeffrey Lacker’s experiences as a member of the FOMC, research that analyzes whether banking reforms of the early 1990s failed and articles from the Richmond Fed’s latest edition of Econ Focus that explore the regulatory environment for new online markets and whether money buys political influence in light of legal changes in campaign finance.
This edition of the eBrief focuses on the Richmond Fed’s work on the “too big to fail” problem and its potential solutions. In addition to research that looks at the history of “too big to fail,” this eBrief highlights the Richmond Fed’s new estimates of the share of financial system liabilities for which the federal government provides protection from losses.
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